Wrist and Hand Pain

Wrist Pain or Injury

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Wrist Pain

The wrist is a complex region, and there are many causes of potential injury. It is used in almost all activities of daily living, and can therfore be diffucult to rest when required.  Wrist injuries respond well to physiotherapy treatment, and early intervention is important in order for the best possible outcome.

Common Causes of Wrist Pain

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain Tenosynovitis
  • Hand or Wrist Arthritis
  • Muscle Strain (Muscle Pain)
  • Neck Injury
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • RSI – Repetitive Strain Injury
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Hand Pain & Injury

The hand is made up of many joints involving the wrist, hand, thumb, and fingers. There are also many tendons, muscles and nerves involved as well. It is a specialty area of physiotherapy, and therefore very important to have the correctly trained physiotherapist to treat you. At Hinterland Physio, we have physiotherapists that have undergone this speciality training.

Common Causes of Hand Pain

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain Tenosynovitis
  • Finger Sprain
  • Hand or Wrist Arthritis
  • Muscle Strain (Muscle Pain)
  • Neck Injury
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • RSI – Repetitive Strain Injury
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thumb Sprain